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MLB BASEBALL

Boston Red Sox vs. Detroit Tigers

The fans at Comerica Park will be treated to a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Detroit Tigers when they take their seats on Saturday.

The Red Sox will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Allen Webster in this game. Webster has a 0-1 record and a 11.73 ERA this season.

Webster's opponent in this one will be Max Scherzer. The Tigers righthander has a 3.08 ERA to go along with a 10-0 record this season.

In their last action, Boston was a 10-6 winner on the road against the Tigers. Bettors on Boston at +126 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (16) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.

Team records:
Boston: 45-31 SU
Detroit: 40-32 SU

Boston most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 3-7
Before playing Detroit are 6-4
After playing Detroit are 6-4
After a win are 4-6

Detroit most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Boston are 4-6
After playing Boston are 5-5
After a loss are 7-3

A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Boston's last 11 games when playing Detroit
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Boston's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Boston's last 7 games on the road
Boston is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games when playing Detroit
Detroit is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Boston
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Detroit's last 11 games when playing Boston
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Detroit's last 12 games
Detroit is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games at home

Next up:
Detroit home to Boston, Sunday, June 23